#menstruation

  • Article: These Period GIFs Are an Adorable Way to Break Period Stigmatism
    Water & Sanitation

    These Period GIFs Are an Adorable Way to Break Period Stigmatism

    By David Brand|April 11, 2018

    A menstrual cup surfs a wave of blood and a uterus tells you to back off. Read more

  • Article: 5 US Laws That Reinforce Period Taboos
    Water & Sanitation

    5 US Laws That Reinforce Period Taboos

    By David Brand|March 16, 2018

    Tampon taxes and substandard sex ed continue to prop up period taboos. Read more

  • Article: Americans Use 7 Billion Plastic Tampon Applicators Every Year. This Product Is Changing That
    Water & Sanitation

    Americans Use 7 Billion Plastic Tampon Applicators Every Year. This Product Is Changing That

    By David Brand|March 2, 2018

    “Bleed Red. Think Green.” Read more

  • Article: Doctors Finally Acknowledge Period Pain Is as Painful as a 'Heart Attack’
    Water & Sanitation

    Doctors Finally Acknowledge Period Pain Is as Painful as a 'Heart Attack’

    By David Brand|Feb. 28, 2018

    It’s what women have been saying all along. Read more

  • Article: Men Won't Stand in the Way of Menstrual Health for Arizona Prisoners, Says Lawmaker
    Water & Sanitation

    Men Won't Stand in the Way of Menstrual Health for Arizona Prisoners, Says Lawmaker

    By David Brand|Feb. 16, 2018

    “This is so fundamental to female dignity." Read more

  • Article: Blood, Sweat, and Cheers: 2017 Was the Year of the Period Thanks to These Activists
    Water & Sanitation

    Blood, Sweat, and Cheers: 2017 Was the Year of the Period Thanks to These Activists

    By David Brand|Dec. 22, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Blood made it onto TV, an advocate in the NFL talked menstruation, and countries pledged free pads. Read more

  • Article: Students in Malawi Are Making Reusable Pads to Fight Menstruation Stigma and Keep Girls in School
    Water & Sanitation

    Students in Malawi Are Making Reusable Pads to Fight Menstruation Stigma and Keep Girls in School

    By David Brand|Oct. 13, 2017

    Though these pads seem like a simple solution, they could have a huge impact. Read more

  • Article: Women in US Federal Prisons Will Finally Receive Free Tampons
    Girls & Women

    Women in US Federal Prisons Will Finally Receive Free Tampons

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 16, 2017

    Has ‘Orange Is the New Black’ taught us nothing? Read more